All posts by: Kristjan Kaldur


Kristjan Kaldur

  member of the board
Phone +372 699 9483
  Kristjan has been working in the Institute of Baltic Studies since 2007. Kristjan's main fields of expertise and interest are migration and integration, but also topics related to fundamental rights. Besides that, he takes great interest in subjects such as information society, e-services and e-government.

Kristjan is from Jõhvi, he has graduated from the mathematics class in Hugo Treffner gymnasium, has a masters degree from the University of Tartu in comparative politics. During his studies Kristjan also completed several scholarships in german and georgian universities. Complementary to that, Kristjan has working experience from the ministry of Economics and Communication as well as from the ministry of Education and Science. Apart from work in the Institute of Baltic Studies, Kristjan occasionally gives lectures and seminars in the Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies at the University of Tartu and tutors BA and MA students in the topics of nationalism, etno-politics and migration.

2018 - 2019 Mid-term evaluation of EU Operational Programme for Cohesion Policy Funding 2014-2020
2018 - 2019 Study on volunteering
2018 - 2019 Study of popularising science and technology in Estonia
2018 INSA sotsiaalkampaania “Karjäär Eestis” ja audiovisuaalprogrammi “Meie Eestid” hindamine
2017 Analysis of the provision of labor market services for non-Estonians
2017 Human rights and their basic values in the Estonian school and education policy
2017 - 2018 Extending the Scope of Labour Market Integration of Immigrants
2016 - 2017 Monitoring of Integration in Estonian Society in 2017
2016 - 2017 Status of the Estonian Language
2016 Rändestatistika kogumise, korrastamise ja esitamise metodoloogia väljatöötamine
2016 Eesti tööturu rahvusliku ja keelelise jaotuse analüüs
2016 - 2017 Parimad praktikad kolmandate riikide kodanike lõimimiseks kohalikesse omavalitsustesse
2016 Implementing IT solutions in youth work
2016 - 2018 Developing Directive-compatible practices for the identification, assessment and referral of victims
2016 Üksikvanem ja tema huvide kaitse – ühiskonna nõrgema osa vaesuse vähendamine
2015 - 2017 The reality of free movement for young European citizens
2013 - 2014 Adaptation of newly-arrived immigrants in Estonia: Policy options and recommendations for a comprehensive and sustainable support system
2013 Evaluation of support services offered to asylum seekers and persons granted international protection
2012 - 2013 Open Forums on Integration: Report on Recommendations by Third-Country Nationals regarding Estonia’s Integration Policy
2012 - 2013 Promotion of Equal Treatment: Impacts, Awareness and Policy Recommendations
2012 - 2013 Competitiveness of Estonian forest and wood cluster
2012 - 2013 Assessment of the Impact and Effectiveness of the e-Services Usage
2012 Assessment of the results and impact of the European Refugee Fund, the European Return Fund and the European External Borders Fund
2012 Young Citizens’ Panel: Politics is Cool!
2012 Assessment of the Effectiveness of the Kristjan Jaak Scholarships
2012 - 2013 Migration as a Part of a Policy for Increased Competitiveness
2011 - 2018 EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) Research Network
2011 Research on the Situation of Persons Given International Protection in Estonia and Their Integration into the Society
2012 Integration-themed election debate
2010 - 2011 Political Participation of Third Country Nationals on National and Local Level in 3 EU Countries
2010 - 2011 Services Provided for Asylum Seekers with Special Needs in Estonia in Comparison to the European Union Legislation and Practices in Other Member States
2009 - 2012 Improving Business Oriented E-Government Solutions
2010 - 2015 European website on integration
2010 Creating an Online Database System of Civil Society Funding Opportunities
2009 - 2010 Evaluation of the Selection criteria of the structural funds
2009 - 2010 Defining the role of local governments in implementation of the activities outlined in the “Estonian integration programme for 2008–2013”
2008 - 2011 On the Margins of European Community: Young Adult Immigrants in Seven European Countries
2007 - 2008 The preparation of Estonian state programme „Integration in Estonian Society 2008-2013”
2006 - 2008 Benchmarking and foresight for regions of Europe